Lakewood Jefferson County, Colorado

Lakewood: City in Colorado

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Location of Lakewood on Colorado map.


Lakewood is a city located in the county of Jefferson in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 142,980. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 157,935 inhabitants.

The city was created 132 years ago in 1888.


Lakewood is located at 39°42'17"N 105°4'53"W (39.7047100, -105.0813700).

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Lakewood Quick Facts

Population : 157,935 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
County : Jefferson County
Water as percent of area : 2.68%
Land as percent of area : 97.32%
Altitude : 5,518 feet / 1682 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1889 (132 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 17:17:43 (22nd June 2021)
Population growth : 9.47% (2010-2019)


The population of Lakewood increased by 9.47% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 142,980 - census
2011 144,087 0.77% estimation process
2012 145,396 0.9% estimation process
2013 146,878 1.01% estimation process
2014 149,434 1.71% estimation process
2015 152,052 1.72% estimation process
2016 154,039 1.29% estimation process
2017 154,966 0.6% estimation process
2018 156,682 1.1% estimation process
2019 157,935 0.79% estimation process

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People born in Lakewood (23)

People born in Lakewood, including aerospace engineer Robert Zubrin, theatre, film and television character actor and rock, blues and country musician Gregg Henry, professional and amateur wrestler, football player and author "Dr. Death" Steve Williams, you can see a list of people who born in Lakewood.


College & universities near Lakewood

Code Name City ZIP
482176 Paul Mitchell the School-Denver Lakewood (CO) 80226
443632 Colorado Media School Lakewood (CO) 80226
381732 Colorado School of Healing Arts Lakewood (CO) 80226
126669 Colorado Christian University Lakewood (CO) 80226
127945 Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design Lakewood (CO) 80214

Stations (12)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lakewood

Code Name Address Type
DEB Denver (Bus Station), Colorado 1055 19th Street BUS
DEN Union Station 1701 Wynkoop Street RAIL
PJT Pine Junction, CO 76 Mount Evans Boulevard BUS
BLD Boulder, Colorado 30th & Diagonal Highway BUS
LGM Longmont, Colorado 623 Main St. BUS

Other places with the same name (8)

  • Lakewood, New Jersey township in Ocean County, New Jersey
  • Lakewood, California Lakewood is a community in California's Los Angeles County. The town had a population of 80048 residents, according to the 2010 census. It borders the town of Long Beach to the south and west, to the north with Bellflower, to the northeast with Cerritos, to the east with Cypress, and to the southeast with Hawaiian Gardens. Lakewood Boulevard (CA/SR-19), Bellflower Boulevard, Del Amo Boulevard, Carson Street, and South Street are main streets and roads. The San Gabriel River Freeway (I-605) cuts through the city's eastern sections.
  • Lakewood, Washington city in Pierce County, Washington, United States
  • Lakewood, Ohio city in Ohio
  • Lakewood, Illinois city in Illinois, United States of America
  • Lakewood, New York city in Chautauqua County, New York, United States of America
  • Lakewood, Minnesota urban township in St. Louis County, Minnesota
  • Lakewood, Wisconsin town in Oconto County, WI

Other cities in Jefferson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jefferson County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Arvada 121,272 City in Adams and Jefferson counties in Colorado, United States
Wheat Ridge 31,324 City in Colorado, USA
Golden 20,767 County seat of Jefferson County, Colorado, United States
Edgewater 5,335 Human settlement in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States of America
Evergreen 3,944 County seat of Conecuh County, Alabama, United States
Kittredge 1,304 Census-designated place in Jefferson County, Colorado
Mountain View 537 Town in Jefferson County, Colorado, USA
Morrison 424 Municipality in Colorado, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Lakewood distances to largest Colorado cities

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